Monday Apr 7
Sports Shorts: Emotional Pistorius takes stand at murder trial
He also apologised to the mother of Reeva Steenkamp in the public gallery, saying he fired four shots through a toilet door in the early hours of Valentine's Day last year in the belief that he was defending her from an intruder.
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Sun Apr 06, 2014
Sevilla wins to close in on Champions League spot
Sevilla forward Kevin Gameiro scored a brace to help rout Espanyol 4-1 and keep his team in the hunt for a Champions League berth on Sunday, while Malaga and Elche both won to move away from the Spanish league's relegation zone.
Espanyol midfielder David Lopez has warned that his team could be on the receiving end of a backlash when they travel to Sevilla on Sunday.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Messi gives Barca 1-0 win at Espanyol, league lead
Espanyol's physical style had kept Messi and the visitors in check until defender Javi Lopez handled in the area, and the Argentina forward scored the spot kick for his 23 league goal this season and eighth in his last four games.
Espanyol 0-1 Barcelona: Messi penalty puts Blaugrana back on top of La Liga
Tata Martino's men looked set to drop two points in the Catalan derby but their talismanic No.10 converted a 77th-minute spot kick to send his side to the summit of the standings Lionel Messi converted a late penalty as Barcelona defeated city rivals Espanyol 1-0 to go back on top of La Liga.
Football: Barca edge Espanyol, move top of La Liga
Barcelona rounded off a fine week to move top of La Liga as they overcame stiff resistance from local rivals Espanyol to win 1-0 thanks to a penalty from Lionel Messi.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Espanyol-Barcelona Preview: Hosts hoping to derail Blaugrana's title bid
Gerardo Martino's men are now just a point behind Primera Division leaders Atletico Madrid after a midweek win over Celta but they have been rocked by the loss of Victor Valdes Espanyol will be out to halt the title ambitions of Barcelona as their bitter city rivals continue their hunt for a 23rd La Liga crown.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Winnipeg Free Press
Pizzi's 2nd-half goal lifts Espanyol to 2-1 victory at Malaga in the Spanish league
A second-half goal from Luis "Pizzi" Afonso earned Espanyol a 2-1 victory at Malaga in the Spanish league on Tuesday.